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Theatre: Scene Design: Library Resources

Resources to help you research and create sets & scenery elements that are historically accurate


When you find one good book on the shelf, be sure to look on either side of it for similar books.

Useful LC Subject Headings

Online Videos about Scene/Set Design

Scene/Set Design Books in Murphy Library

Remember when you are searching the library catalog that there are two ways to spell it: theater and theater. If you search for theat* it will look for both (and theatrical, theaters, etc.)

Most books in this category will have call numbers in the areas of PN2080-PN2099 and ND2885 for scene painting.

Working in the Theatre: Scenic Design